Remember that awesome interview Joan did for Royal Flush Magazine? Well, the artwork from that issue has been transformed into a beautiful silk-screened limited edition poster for sale at Blackheart’s online store:
Purchase by December 16, 2009 and have the chance to be 1 of 10 to receive poster signed by Joan Jett.
And here’s a reminder that Royal Flush‘s Joan Jett art contest is ongoing until December 31st. The winning submission will get published in the next issue of Royal Flush and the winner will receive a Joan Jett edition Gibson Melody Maker Guitar.
Royal Flush Magazine has announced their Joan Jett portrait contest! Submit your best illustrated portrait of Joan by leaving a comment on Royal Flush‘s MySpace blog. (You’ll have to sign up for MySpace if you don’t already have an account.) The winner will receive a Gibson Joan Jett series Melody Maker, AND his or her entry will be published in the next issue of Royal Flush. The contest ends on December 31st, 2009.
Click HERE to submit your entry. You must have a MySpace account to leave them a comment.
Let me know if you submit anything. I can’t wait to see what you come up with!
Royal Flush Magazine interviewed Joan in Book Six, out now:
The art by Pat Sentman is breathtaking:
The magazine is giving away a Joan Jett Gibson Melody Maker AND the chance to get your Joan Jett artwork published in the next issue of the magazine! From page 53:
All you have to do is submit your best Joan Jett illustrated portrait to Royal Flush. The winner gets his or her artwork published in the next issue of Royal Flush and a gorgeous Joan Jett model Melody Maker guitar by Gibson!
I emailed the magazine for the contest details, since I couldn’t find it mentioned on their site, and Josh Bernstein told me that they are working on creating the website containing all the contest rules and details. I’ll get the word out when they have it up. I would love for one of us Jettheads to win. You all are so talented!
The interview itself doesn’t cover new ground, but I always find Joan’s memories of her early days fascinating. It would be awesome if we could get the audio for this someday. The folks at Royal Flush have a gold mine on their hands.
The article also includes a mini-bio for Girl in a Coma on page 54.
And if you enjoy kick-ass art, snarky humor, and eclectic interviews, then you will probably enjoy the rest of the magazine too.
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